Jobs

Thanks for your interest in joining our team. Our current vacancies are listed below along with details of how to apply.

If you don’t see a role that suits you just now but are passionate about good coffee, great service and would enjoy working in a busy space with a friendly team, please feel free to drop us a line anyway – we would love to hear from you.

Coffee Retailer & Barista

We are looking for friendly, talented and good-natured people to join our Covent Garden and Borough Market shops. As a Barista-Retailer at Monmouth Coffee, your day would be filled with coffee, customers and shop-keeping. We can describe the job in three parts:

  • Sell coffee – Proactively seek to learn about coffee to help find the right coffee for our customers.
  • Make coffee – Learn to make both espresso-based and filter coffees drinks to Perfection each and every time.
  • Be nice to people – take care of your customers, your colleagues and your space.

Our ideal candidate

  • Has a genuine interest in learning about coffee and looking after people, in equal measure.
  • Can work flexible shifts that are about 8 hours long, between 7am and 7.30pm. We need people who honestly enjoy being up and starting work early.
  • Has some experience making a quality cup of coffee in a busy environment.
  • Understands what it takes for a customer to enjoy their visit and how essential that is to our business.
  • Is happy doing anything and everything that needs doing to keep a busy shop ticking along.
  • Likes to keep moving and can see on their own that there is always something to do.
  • Enjoys learning and wants to continue to grow professionally.
  • Wants to commit to a permanent role and is happy to work Saturdays

The positions available are for someone who can commit to working either 4 days or 5 days per week, starting as soon as possible.

Some experience in coffee is preferred, but if you don’t have that and you meet all the other criteria and can show us why you would be a good addition with the right training, please do feel welcome to apply.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch – work@monmouthcoffee.co.uk.

We like receiving CVs but we are also looking for a couple of paragraphs that will tell us about you and why you are the right person for the job. Without that, we won’t consider your application. We aim to reply to everyone who applies, but there may be occasions when we are only able to reply to short-listed candidates.

For the successful candidate, we will offer a starting wage of £11 per hour, 5 weeks of paid holiday each year, Sundays off, a company contribution to a personal pension, ongoing coffee training and opportunities as well as other benefits.

We look forward to hearing from you.

The team at Monmouth

Coffee Packer & London Delivery Driver – Temporary (Christmas)

We are looking for an energetic, conscientious and detail-oriented person who will help in our dispatch team over the busy Christmas period. The role will also include making afternoon deliveries to our shops in Borough Market and Covent Garden.

We are seeking a hard-working and enthusiastic individual who is happy to work as part of our small team, as well as on their own. A keen interest in coffee is essential. The role will run from late October until the end of December.

Position Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a team helping to pack and dispatch wholesale, mail order and online shop coffee orders, ensuring the accuracy and presentation of each package.
  • Maintain a tidy packing station, ensuring the area and equipment is kept in excellent condition.
  • Ensure paperwork for couriers is correct and labelled.
  • Have all orders ready for collection by courier for an allocated time.
  • Maintain packing paperwork for traceability and assisting with customer queries.
  • Checking deliveries in and out of wholesale area.
  • Washing and drying coffee crates.
  • Putting together stock and coffee orders for retail shops.
  • Delivering stock and coffee to retail shops each afternoon.
  • Welcoming visitors onto the site, ensuring they are looked after and receive great service.

Required Skills and Qualities

  • A full, clean UK drivers license required; experience driving in London would be beneficial.
  • Self-motivation and time management.
  • Attention to detail and pride in presentation.
  • Willingness to learn and help out the team where necessary.
  • Repetitive lifting.
  • Good written and conversational English.
  • Interest in coffee.
  • Willingness to learn and help out the team where necessary.

Position details

  • Full time (5 days per week), typically Monday to Friday, but will include an extra shift on Saturday or Sunday throughout December.
  • Based in our Bermondsey roastery (SE16 4RA)

How to apply

Please email covering letter and up to date CV to work@monmouthcoffee.co.uk and include the job title in the subject line.